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About Us

Richard C. Antonelli, Esq.

Attorney Richard Antonelli

Richard C. Antonelli graduated from Brooklyn Law School and was admitted to the New York Bar in 1977, the New Jersey Bar in 1986, and the United States Tax Court in 1977.  Richard is a former Internal Revenue Service Tax Court Trial Attorney, Appeals Officer and Revenue Agent. After 15 years of IRS experience, he started his private law practice in 1986. His practice consists primarily of representing clients in civil and criminal tax matters before the Internal Revenue Service, the New Jersey Division of Taxation and the New York State Department of Taxation. Mr. Antonelli has successfully represented clients in various matters including audits, appeals, criminal tax investigations, installment payment agreements, offers in compromise, and liens and levies. He also has extensive experience in the related areas of wills, estate planning and probate.

Most cases are resolved without the need for litigation. However, when the IRS assumes an unreasonable position, Richard C. Antonelli has successfully litigated cases in the US Tax Court and District Court.

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey

Court Admissions

  • United States Tax Court
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Daniel R. Antonelli, Esq.

Attorney Daniel Antonelli

Daniel R. Antonelli is a graduate of California Western School of Law.  He was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2007 and shortly thereafter joined in the practice of law with his father, Richard C. Antonelli. Daniel’s focus is in the areas of probate of decedents’ estates, estate litigation, estate planning, and real estate.

As a registered Court-Appointed Fiduciary in New York State Surrogate’s Court, and through private practice, Daniel has worked on numerous cases involving the administration of decedents’ estates.  Such matters include petitions for probate and administration, applications to transfer real property, contested wills, judicial accountings and contested accountings, personal injury/wrongful death compromise proceedings, and kinship hearings.

Daniel is an active member of the Brooklyn Bar Association where he is Chair of the Young Lawyers Section and Co-Chair of the Computer Technology Committee.  Daniel also sits on the Mentoring Committee, Pro Bono Committee, Surrogate’s Court Committee, and Decedent’s Estates Section of the Brooklyn Bar Association.  Daniel Antonelli is also an active member of the New York State Bar Association and New York County Lawyers Association.

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

Awards

  • Brooklyn Bar Association, Distinguished Service Award, 2014

Erin A. Cummings, Esq.

erin-cummings

Erin A. Cummings is a graduate of New York Law School and was admitted to the New York State Bar in 2009. Erin joined Antonelli & Antonelli in 2011 and has since focused on probate and estate administration.

Erin has represented the interests of incapacitated parties, heirs with whereabouts unknown, and minor beneficiaries in probate and accounting proceedings in her capacity as a Court-Appointed Guardian ad Litem in New York State Surrogate’s Court.  In private practice, Erin primarily represents executors and administrators in probate and administration proceedings.

Erin Cummings is an active member the New York State Bar Association, New York County Bar Association, and Brooklyn Bar Association.

Bar Admissions

  • New York